Tag: Middle Childhood

A mother helps her young daughter blow her nose with a tissue. March 26, 2019

Tips for avoiding children’s allergy symptoms

Some strategies for controlling the runny noses and itchy eyes.

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Allergies

March 19, 2019

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

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Prevention Safety

A nurse casts a boy's left arm March 18, 2019

When childhood play leads to a broken arm or hand

A cast or splint usually helps heal a child's broken arm. Fractures involving the elbow may need surgery.

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Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers

March 14, 2019

When do you need a child life specialist? 5 situations

These warmhearted experts can help children cope with being in the hospital.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school January 17, 2019

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

family-fitness January 11, 2019

Commit to be fit: family fitness for a new year

Being active together is a good way to achieve family fitness while carving out quality time.

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Fitness

Kids eating popcorn during a sleepover. January 10, 2019

Ideas for fun, healthier snacks for sleepovers

Pass on the chips and brownies and try these healthier options for your kid's next sleepover.

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Children Nutrition

Children staying active and playing jumprope in playground December 17, 2018

How otherwise healthy children can have very high cholesterol levels

Discover what parents should watch for, and how to detect and treat familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).

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Children Heart & Vascular

Father and young son at risk of obesity smiling at camera November 16, 2018

The danger of obesity and weight gain in children

Learn more about common lipid disorders that can result from obesity and how to prevent them.

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Children